Finance

March training materials update

Recent changes include expanded information for recording time worked on holidays, new Payment and 1099 guides for Central units, new Employee Types guide, Grants management updates, and a new Faculty Audit report. Here are the new and updated training materials and resources for March: General Finance Create a 1099 Run Create a Corrected 1099 Run […]

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February reporting updates

Here are the new and updated reports for the month of February. Finance CR ROL Program Role Assignments The report was updated to include a new column for “Program Manager,” in addition to the existing “Program Manager (Assigned)” and “Program Manager (Inherited)” columns. Users with access to all the columns, such as Security Partner, can view […]

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Cost Share Budget Request process

Recently, the Award Setup process was updated to enable the inclusion of cost share budget breakdowns in the Budget Setup tab in MyResearch. New awards with cost share are already being set up with cost share budgets. However, for awards with cost share obligations set up before January 1, 2024, grant administrators should submit a […]

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Adaptive Grants Forecasting resources and updates

Workday Adaptive Grants Forecasting launched for all Grants Managers and Principal Investigators (PIs) on January 10, 2024. Since its launch, more than 75 Grant Managers and PIs have begun using the tool to help project future expenses and remaining balances on their grants. The following training and resources are available to departmental grants administrators and PIs who […]

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February training materials update

Recent changes include a new guide for Telework, updates to the Leave Without Pay process, and the addition of helpful information for delegations, security roles, and grants management. Here are the new and updated training materials and resources for February: General Find The Next Steps in an In-progress Business Process Transaction Request, Approve, and End […]

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First Workday Feature Release of 2024 coming in March

Workday issues two major updates, called “Feature Releases,” per year. The first Feature Release of 2024, also called “R1,” takes place March 8-9. During a Feature Release, Workday implements a series of system updates, improvements, and new features. While hundreds of new features and enhancements are available during a Release, we work to identify and […]

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Cost Share budget breakdown resources and training

Recently, the Award Setup process was updated to enable the inclusion of cost share budget breakdowns in the Budget Setup tab in MyResearch. The cost share budget information submitted during an award setup will automatically be included in Workday budgets for grants. This allows for better reporting in Workday on progress toward meeting cost share […]

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January reporting updates

Below are the new and updated reports for the month of January. Human Resources CR TTK Monthly Time and Time Off Summary Monthly hour limits for 2024 have been set in this report. CR HCM Unpaid Positions with Fixed Term Dates This new report provides unpaid positions in a selected date range, and includes fix […]

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Aggregate tab added to Effort Certifications

We’ve added the Aggregate tab to all Effort Certifications. This tab allows users to confirm more easily what was reported per Pay Period on an Effort Certification. This update was completed upon receiving feedback regarding its usefulness on the Pro Forma Effort Certification. Questions may be submitted via the Workday Service Desk.

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Adaptive Grants Forecasting launches Jan. 10

Workday Adaptive Grants Forecasting is live for all Grants Managers and PIs beginning January 10, 2024. Workday Adaptive Grants Forecasting is the first university-wide grants forecasting tool, enhancing support for research on a brand new level. The tool is intended to assist Grant Managers and Principal Investigators (PIs) across the WSU system in projecting future […]